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Old 01-07-2004, 10:40 PM   #1
cmackay
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Book recommendation?


Hi again,

Looking for recommendations on a good beginners guide to Linux. I used Mandrake 9.2 but would prefer a general book that was not distro-specific. I was thinking about Linux for Dummies etc etc.

What says you......
 
Old 01-07-2004, 10:52 PM   #2
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Running Linux
 
Old 01-07-2004, 11:48 PM   #3
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Good book, have it myself

Get it 50% off
Bookpool.com
 
Old 01-08-2004, 12:25 AM   #4
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No it's not a book:

http://www.tldp.org/

The Linux Documentation Project

Maybe more specifically:

http://www.tldp.org/LDP/intro-linux/html/index.html




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